British American League


British American League
   Md Formed in 1849 in Montreal as a reply to the Annexation Manifesto--branches followed throughout the country, 40; its objects, 40-41; largely due to John A. Macdonald's inspiration, 95; Confederation one of its main objects, 95; commercial national policy another, 219. H Howe's correspondence with the president, George Moffatt, 113-115. B Formed in Upper Canada--convention held at Kingston, 1849, 37; its policy, 38; part of Conservative case for Confederation, 38.
   Bib.: Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald.

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